November 24, 2021
China’s Quest for Greater ‘Discourse Power’
By Hugo Jones
Distinct from general soft power, China’s discourse power – the ability to set and shape global narratives – is quietly on the rise.
October 01, 2021
Beijing and the UN, 50 Years On
By Rosemary Foot
Since taking over the China seat in the United Nations, Beijing’s approach to the global body has encompassed both ambivalence and ambition.
June 30, 2020
Watch China’s Unconventional Levers of Power in World Affairs
By Robert Sutter
Unconventional – and often overlooked – practices form a key part of China’s international influence.
April 28, 2018
Will China Replace the US Global Role?
By Xue Li and Cheng Zhangxi
China has neither the will nor the capacity to replace the United States as world leader.
June 26, 2017
5 Challenges in China’s Campaign for International Influence
By Jin Kai
As China seeks to shape global narratives, it will face a number of difficulties.